318: How to transform relationships & create an “entangled” restaurant with Tom Walter


In this episode, we discuss, entangled organizations, discretionary discipline, transactional relationship VS transformative relationship, creating a company of leaders, and how to create self-efficacy in your employees.

This is Tom’s Second time on the show. Tom first joined me in Episode 107. If you want to learn more about Tom’s story and what makes him great, I suggest you start there. Today we’re here to discuss tom’s book: It’s My Company Too!: How Entangled Companies Move Beyond Employee Engagement for Remarkable Results

Tom Walters is a “serial entrepreneur”, author, speaker, and principal in numerous companies, he is best known as the Chief Culture Officer of Chicago-area Tasty Catering, a suburban corporate caterer and event planner that was recently named a Forbes Best Small Company in America.


Show notes…

Success or Leadership Quote/Mantra

It is not how much power a leader has, its how much power that leader transfers to the people they’re responsible for. A leader’s greatest responsibility is to develop other leaders.

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Resources Mentioned

It’s My Company Too!: How Entangled Companies Move Beyond Employee Engagement for Remarkable Results

Small Giants: Companies That Choose to Be Great Instead of Big, 10th-Anniversary Edition


Episode 309 With Bo Burlingham, Author of Small Giants

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Huge thanks to Tom Walter for joining me for another awesome episode. Until next time!